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SESTO On Arno

) #225 of 2,117 Restaurants in Florence €€€€ International, Mediterranean,
Piazza di Ognissanti 3 | C/O the Westin Excelsior, 50123, Florence, Italy
+39 055 27151
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
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“tasting menu” (9 reviews)
“risotto” (5 reviews)
“beef” (3 reviews)
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International, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Piazza di Ognissanti 3 | C/O the Westin Excelsior, 50123, Florence, Italy
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1 - 10 of 288 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We came here quite late on in the evening on our last night (approx 11pm) It's on the top of a high end hotel and so service was absolutely spot on, we got seated right against the barrier so could see all over the city...More

Thank Jay D
Reviewed 4 days ago

We requested a table outside and got one not quite at the edge but it didn't matter, the view and atmosphere was incredible. Impeccable and friendly service and a very very nice tasting menu with that little extra that you would expect from a place...More

Thank Johan J
VB_General_Manager, Direttore generale at SESTO On Arno, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Johan J, Thank you for taking the time to share your kind feedback with us! We are so glad to read that you have enjoyed your experience at our SESTO On Arno and that we have entirely met your expectations! Great to hear that...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

You get to see hills of Tuscany and Florence from top while having excellent food and service. It is one of the best restaurant in FlorenceMore

Thank salahent
VB_General_Manager, Direttore generale at SESTO On Arno, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear salahent, Thank you for having shared your amazing feedback with all of us! It is so wonderful to know that you had an amazing culinary experience with us and that you enjoyed the astonishing 360° panoramic view over the city of Florence and its...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here with a group of friends. Was very crowded. Choice of indoor or outdoor seating. Spectacular views of the Duomo, and city. Bring your camera. Cost is 20€ for a drink and the buffet is included. I have been to other Aperitivo restaurants and...More

Thank Sandy99
VB_General_Manager, Direttore generale at SESTO On Arno, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Sandy99, Please allow us to thank you for taking the time to post your positive and detailed comments regarding your recent visit to our SESTO On Arno bar & restaurant! We are sincerely delighted to read that your experience has been so perfect and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Situated on the roof of Westin Excelsior , SESTO offers a magnificent view of the River. The most impressive is the professional and caring service. The menu is a fine selection of specialties . The ingredients are fresh and the texture of food is well-timed....More

Thank marisa k
VB_General_Manager, Direttore generale at SESTO On Arno, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear marisa k, What a pleasure reading your comments! Our chef Matteo Lorenzini will be delighted to hear that you have appreciated your experience so much! The entire team work ever so hard in order to offer our dear Guests unforgettable experiences! Thanking you again,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The meal was flavorful and the service was top notch! we enjoyed the view of the city and the music was niceMore

Thank Lori C
VB_General_Manager, Direttore generale at SESTO On Arno, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lori C, Thank you very much for your kind feedback regarding your recent culinary experience at our SESTO ON Arno! We are more than happy to learn that you have totally enjoyed your visit and hopefully we will have the chance to welcome you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooftop of the Wetin Hotel is a hotspot in Firenze and there is no free seat without a reservation or if known by the staff. The view is incredible, the drinks very good and the choice of free food for the aperitivo is average....More

Thank Thomas K
VB_General_Manager, Direttore generale at SESTO On Arno, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Thomas K, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are delighted to know that you have enjoyed the panoramic view from our Rooftop terrace! At the same time we sincerely regret to learn that your recent experience at our SESTO...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited for a private evening in mid-July and had a fantastic night! The terrace has the most beautiful views and to sip an Apperol Spritz looking over Florence is a rare treat. Very romantic and fits for the most special occasion.More

Thank AlionaM
VB_General_Manager, Direttore generale at SESTO On Arno, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear AlionaM, Thank you so much for your nice comments! We are so glad that you have enjoyed sipping cocktails on our amazing roof top Bar & Restaurant. It is indeed a magical experience one must try! We are very proud of its location and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At my first ride to my hotel I immediately spotted this rooftop bar by the river Arno and was keen to go for drinks food...especially to catch the sunset. Upon arrival we requested outdoor seating - without reservation it was a little harder to get...More

1  Thank ASareen
VB_General_Manager, Direttore generale at SESTO On Arno, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear ASareen, We would like to thank you for your valuable and detailed report. We have read with great interest your feedback and please allow us to extend our most sincere apologies if we were unable to entirely meet your expectations. We thank you again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Skip the visit and go to other roof tops in Florence. Service is horrible, we waited more than 20 minutes for the bill, the waiter got our order wrong and the servers did not allow me to take pictures even though space was empty. Very...More

1  Thank Kaxx
VB_General_Manager, Direttore generale at SESTO On Arno, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Kaxx, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We sincerely regret to learn that your recent experience at our SESTO On Arno was not up to your expectations and please let us tell you that we are truly sorry to know...More

Nearby
Santa Maria Novella
Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the
majority of the people arriving in Florence, which
might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists
come across the constant hustle and bustle of the
station before exiting, taking a few steps and
stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It
is impossible not to admire the the square, housing
one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The
...More
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Caroline O
13 November 2016|
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GinaGoh6767
11 December 2015|
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Response from StarwoodFirenze | Property representative |
Thank you for having contacted us. For Christmas lunch at Sesto on Arno is required as dress code smart casual . Lunch will start at 12.30. thank you and enjoy Holidays, The management
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Unhipsterchic
23 August 2015|
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Response from VB_General_Manager | Property representative |
Dear Unhipster, Thank you for having contacted us! Further to your kind request, please allow us also to inform you that long trousers are required for men as a dress code (for dinner only). Thanking you, we hope we will... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$106
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Valet Parking, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:45
Monday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:45
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:45
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:45
Thursday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:45
Friday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:45
Saturday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza di Ognissanti 3 | C/O the Westin Excelsior, 50123, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Santa Maria Novella
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Maria Novella
  • Phone Number: +39 055 27151
  • E-mail
Description
Restaurant SE•STO on Arno combines contemporary Mediterranean cuisine with a breathtaking view over Florence and the Tuscan hills nearby. Whether you're in Florence for a special occasion or enjoying a quiet lunch away from the city buzzing streets, the restaurant offers a unique place to savor the tempting culinary creations by Executive Chef Entiana Osmenzeza paired with a wide selection of the best Italian and international wines.
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